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China’s Silk Road Fund: Towards a Sinocentric Asia

An often overlooked commonality between BRICS countries is their contested claim for regional leadership. Indeed, the regional ambitions articulated -- at differing degree of specificity and coherence -- in Brasília, ...


In Brisbane, BRICS reaffirm commitment to establish joint development bank

Almost exactly eight months ago, the BRICS countries' foreign ministers issued a statement in The Hagueopposing restrictions on the participation of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 Summit in Australia. At the ...


Washington’s short-sighted opposition to China’s new regional development bank

The AIIB Signing Ceremony, October 24, 2014
When China's Xi Jinping first mentioned his idea of a new China-led development bank for the region, some of his own officials were surprised that he had already aired the ...


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A ordem chinesa paralela

Quem foi o maior beneficiário dos eventos geopolíticos em 2014? Enquanto é cedo para compreender as consequências dos dois acontecimentos chave - a crise ucraniana e a ascensão do Estado Islâmico no Iraque e na Síria ...


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The Myth of Traditional Sovereignty?

Book review: Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Protect: A New History. Luke Glanville.University of Chicago Press (December 2013). 304 pages. R$ 39,58 (www.amazon.com.br)
The conventional narrative of sovereignty ...


Will High Chinese Growth Continue?

Will China be able to maintain high growth over the coming decades? Fewer questions will have a greater impact on the future of global order.
Continued Chinese growth around 6% per year or more over the next twenty years ...


Rumo à instabilidade global?

No mês passado, The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace enviou perguntas intrigantes aos seus principais especialistas em relações internacionais: “Cada dia parece trazer novos sinais de instabilidade global. ...


Book review: “Maxwell’s Demon and the Golden Apple” by Randall L. Schweller

Randall L. Schweller. Maxwell's Demon and the Golden Apple. JHUP, April 2014. 216 pages. R$ 31,86 (ebook, www.amazon.com.br)
What will come after US-led unipolarity?Schweller sees the global system breaking down, moving ...



Resenha de livro: “The End of American World Order” por Amitav Acharya

Revista Política Externa, Voluma 23, No.1
http://politicaexterna.com.br/2498/end-american-world-order-amitav-acharya/
Só porque (...) as potências emergentes se beneficiaram com a ordem internacional sob liderança ...


Os EUA devem celebrar seu declínio?

The Upside of Down. Why the Rise of the Rest is Good for the West. By Charles Kenny. Basic Books, 2014. 256 pages, R$ 28,89 Kindle (www.amazon.com.br)
“Ser o número um é vantajoso, com certeza, mas precisamos, cada ...